The table below looks at the statistics for the Communications Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Communications Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications Manager
Rank 539 508 481
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Manager 40 43 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.092% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.099% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 32
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£348 £395 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.02% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £280 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £360 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.69% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45626 43383 41175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.03% 92.64% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29592 26643 23710
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £229 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1873 1913 2427
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Communications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Communications Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Communications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Communications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Communications Manager across the England region.

Communications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Communications Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 22 £333 -15.82% 1
South East -30 10 £341 -10.19%
East Midlands +8 1 - -
West Midlands -8 1 £350 +43.14% 1
North West -12 1 £350 - 1
Yorkshire -14 1 - -
East of England - - - -
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Communications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Communications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Communications Manager in their job title.

1 21 (25.93%) Marketing
2 17 (20.99%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (16.05%) Finance
4 12 (14.81%) Telecoms
5 11 (13.58%) Project Management
5 11 (13.58%) Change Management
6 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (8.64%) Security Cleared
8 6 (7.41%) IP Telephony
8 6 (7.41%) Intranet
9 5 (6.17%) Avaya
9 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.17%) PBX
9 5 (6.17%) Banking
9 5 (6.17%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (6.17%) Digital Media
9 5 (6.17%) Social Media
9 5 (6.17%) Visualisation
9 5 (6.17%) Unified Communications
10 4 (4.94%) Business Transformation
10 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 4 (4.94%) Degree
10 4 (4.94%) QA
10 4 (4.94%) Copywriting
10 4 (4.94%) Manufacturing
10 4 (4.94%) Publishing
10 4 (4.94%) Content Management
10 4 (4.94%) CRM
10 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
11 3 (3.70%) ERP

Communications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Communications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Communications Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.47%) Drupal
3 1 (1.23%) WordPress
3 1 (1.23%) CMS
3 1 (1.23%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.70%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.70%) Acrobat
2 3 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.70%) InDesign
3 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.23%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) Intranet
1 6 (7.41%) IP Telephony
2 5 (6.17%) Unified Communications
2 5 (6.17%) PBX
3 3 (3.70%) VoIP
4 2 (2.47%) LAN
5 1 (1.23%) Broadband
5 1 (1.23%) DOCSIS
5 1 (1.23%) DSL
5 1 (1.23%) WAN
5 1 (1.23%) HTTP
5 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Dreamweaver
General
1 21 (25.93%) Marketing
2 13 (16.05%) Finance
3 12 (14.81%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.17%) Banking
5 4 (4.94%) Publishing
5 4 (4.94%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.70%) Advertising
7 2 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.47%) Retail
8 1 (1.23%) Front Office
8 1 (1.23%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) HTML
1 1 (1.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) Visualisation
1 5 (6.17%) Social Media
1 5 (6.17%) Digital Media
2 4 (4.94%) Copywriting
3 3 (3.70%) FMCG
4 2 (2.47%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (2.47%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.23%) Wiki
5 1 (1.23%) User Experience
5 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.99%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (13.58%) Project Management
2 11 (13.58%) Change Management
3 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.94%) CRM
5 4 (4.94%) Content Management
5 4 (4.94%) Business Transformation
5 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 3 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.70%) Migration
6 3 (3.70%) ERP
6 3 (3.70%) Risk Management
6 3 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.47%) B2B
7 2 (2.47%) PRINCE
7 2 (2.47%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.47%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (2.47%) Customer Insight
7 2 (2.47%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) Degree
3 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) Avaya
2 3 (3.70%) Acme Packet
2 3 (3.70%) SAP
2 3 (3.70%) Adobe
3 2 (2.47%) Cisco
3 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.23%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle
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